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POV17: Families With Householders Under Age 65 by Householder's Work Experience and Family Structure: 2008

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands)

  Families (total) (10) Married-couple families (11) Families with a male householder, no wife present Families with a female householder, no husband present
All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6) All income levels Below 130% of poverty (5) Percentage below 130% of poverty (6)

Hispanic (of any race) (12)
Families with householders under age 65, total
(Counts of families are obtained
by counting the householder from each family.)
9,620 2,995 31.1 6,262 1,531 24.4 983 245 25.0 2,375 1,218 51.3
 
Families with a householder who did not work (16)
1,991 1,166 58.6 1,226 572 46.6 144 83 57.3 620 512 82.4
Families with a working householder (16) 7,630 1,829 24.0 5,036 959 19.0 839 163 19.4 1,755 707 40.3
      Working householder and no other workers 2,689 1,233 45.9 1,197 531 44.4 365 115 31.5 1,127 587 52.1
      Working householder and at least one
              other worker
4,940 596 12.1 3,839 428 11.1 474 47 10.0 628 120 19.1
          Householder plus one other worker 3,647 479 13.1 2,872 351 12.2 308 32 10.5 467 95 20.3
          Householder plus two or more other workers 1,293 117 9.0 967 77 7.9 166 15 9.0 161 25 15.8
 
Families with a householder who worked
  full-time year-round (FTYR) (16)
5,252 879 16.7 3,609 520 14.4 553 76 13.7 1,090 284 26.0
      Householder FTYR and no other workers 1,854 647 34.9 915 357 39.0 254 52 20.6 685 238 34.7
      Householder FTYR and at least one
              other worker
3,397 232 6.8 2,694 163 6.0 299 23 7.9 405 46 11.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one other
              FTYR worker, no part-time or part-year
1,926 80 4.1 1,557 56 3.6 190 10 5.3 180 13 7.4
          Householder FTYR plus at least one
              part-time or part-year, no FTYR
984 132 13.5 737 91 12.4 70 9 (B) 177 33 18.5
          Householder FTYR with both FTYR and a
              part-time or part-year worker
487 20 4.1 400 15 3.8 38 5 (B) 49 0 (B)
 
Both husband and wife worked (11), (16)
3,535 351 9.9 3,535 351 9.9 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife worked, husband did not work 272 91 33.6 272 91 33.6 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband worked, wife did not work 2,176 917 42.2 2,176 917 42.2 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
 
Both husband and wife FTYR (11), (16)
1,766 49 2.8 1,766 49 2.8 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Wife FTYR, husband not FTYR 516 74 14.3 516 74 14.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)
Husband FTYR, wife not FTYR 2,745 777 28.3 2,745 777 28.3 (N/A) (N/A) (X) (N/A) (N/A) (X)

Poverty Footnotes


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